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The Best Christian Home Decor
Finding home decor that represents you and your family is one of the most fun parts of decorating your own space. For people of faith, home decor can also help keep your faith present in your life, adding extra meaning...
The Best Christian Christmas Gifts for Women
Stress around Christmas gifts is a fairly common theme for many around the holidays. We want to express our love and appreciation for our friends and family through the perfect gift. When shopping for the Christian women in your life,...
What is Advent?
The holiday season of Christmas comes with a lot of traditions, including Advent. Advent is a practice that dates back millennia and has long been celebrated by believers in a number of different ways. The Christmas season is often frantic...
The Best Christian Christmas Gifts for Men
Struggling to think of a great Christmas gift for the men in your life? Whether the man you are celebrating Christmas with is a father, spouse, friend, or mentor, it can be tough to choose the thoughtful present. Often prioritizing...
What is an Advent Calendar?
The season of Advent is a season of remembrance and anticipation leading up to the celebration of Christmas and the birth of Jesus Christ. Advent invites us to enter into the Christmas season with intention, marking the passage of time...
What Are Spiritual Practices?
In our daily lives, taking care of our health is vital. We care for our physical health through exercise and a healthy diet. We address our mental and emotional health through counseling and therapy. Our spiritual development and spiritual health...
What Are the Different Types of Prayer?
Throughout his ministry, Jesus Christ made prayer a priority in His daily life. Speaking to and hearing from God is a constant and ongoing practice of Jesus' in the Gospels. From his time in the wilderness to the garden of...
Best Bible Study Apps for Women
The digital age means we are more glued to our smartphones than ever. Therefore, why not utilize this to digitize the way we carry out Bible study?  For Christian women, this is a fantastic solution as it means that your...
2 Corinthians Summary
Much of the New Testament is made up of a collection of letters sent to and from the godly leaders of the early church. These letters were prompted by specific context and circumstance but their wisdom and encouragement continue to...
1 Corinthians Summary and Overview
Most of us have at some point in our lives read or heard a passage from the Book of First Corinthians. Chapter 13 in particular is a favorite reading at weddings, with its beautiful rumination on the nature of love. ...
Best Christian Mothers Day Gifts
Mothers and mother figures plan such an important role in our lives. Caring for and supporting family at all stages of life is incredibly hard work. That’s why we’re grateful for the opportunity to let our moms know just how...
Easter Gifts for Mom
The Easter season is a time of great joy and celebration. We gather together—in our churches, with our families and friends—and give thanks for the miracle of Jesus risen. Often we give gifts for mom, Easter baskets and Easter eggs,...
The Best Bible Apps for Women
One of the most important parts of any Christian woman’s walk is studying the Bible. And in the age of smartphones and tablets, it has become so convenient to carry God's Word around in your pocket. There are many fantastic...
Lessons from the Book of Philippians
Perhaps one of the most studied and quoted books in the entire Bible is the letter to the Philippians. We’ve explored a summary of this Biblical book elsewhere (see The Book of Philippians Summary), focusing on the structure and content...
The Book of Philippians Summary
Throughout the whole of Scripture, few books are as quotable and, indeed, oft-quoted as the Book of Philippians. In Christian circles, there is no shortage of wall art, jewelry, and journals emblazoned with the famous verse, Philippians 4:13. It is not...
What is the Gospel?
When one first encounters the Bible and begins to explore the core of Christian faith and practice, the notion of “the gospel” often takes central focus. We use this God's word frequently and in a few different contexts. “Gospel” is...
Christmas Bible Verses
As the Christmas season dawns, it brings with it many traditions and celebrations. We adorn our trees and houses with twinkling heavenly lights and hang stockings and ornaments in pride of place. In the midst of all of our festivities,...
What Do the Advent Candles Mean?
The Christmas season is a time of numerous advent traditions and celebrations. We look forward to listening to and singing certain songs; we deck our halls with ornaments and trinkets passed down throughout the years. Some aspects of our holiday...
Christian Christmas Gift Guide - Five Beautiful Gifts
Every year it seems like Christmas arrives sooner and sooner! We all want to find the perfect gifts for our loved ones to celebrate the holiday, and as Christians, we know that the best Christian gifts are the ones that encourage...
Bible Verses About Thankfulness
Whether in seasons of abundance or want, the practice of thanksgiving is an important part of focusing our minds on the movements of God. The evidence of a life rooted in thankfulness is present throughout the Scriptures as prophets and...
What is the Shema?
For jewish people of faith, the practice of passing down famous and important prayers is an old one. Our minds may immediately turn to the Lord’s Prayer or the Serenity Prayer—time-honored prayers like these help to give structure to our...